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Saturday, January 14, 2012

Virginia Wines Awarded 22 Medals at 2012 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

Twenty-two awards went to Virginia wines at the 2012 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition last week, including one Best in Class and one Double Gold. This competition is the largest competition of American wines in the world.

To read entire press release click here.

For a complete list of Virginia medals in the 2012 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, visit www.virginiawine.org/industry/documents. A full list of results can be found on http://www.winejudging.com

By: Mary Catherine Searson ~ Virginia Wine Board Marketing Office ~ Jan 13, 2012

2 comments:

Jasim said...

Kind of a new wave area in that it specializes in more French grapes like Cabernet, Syrah, Chardonnay and Gew├╝rztraminer than classic Spanish ones. However, the results are normally quite impressive and often value oriented.CA Wine Club

dbnicholjr said...

Thanks for the comment Jasim. Virginia is also well known for its Viognier.